Fisker Announces Fisker Finance℠, Providing Seamless Financing Options for Customers; Reaffirms Nomination of Retail Financing Partners

Digital financing program aligns with launch of Fisker Ocean in November 2022 Fisker reaffirms nomination of Chase in the US and Santander Consumer Finance in Europe as Fisker’s retail financing partners, with more announcements to come Retail loan options include vehicle, accessories and home charging equipment financing LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EVs—Fisker Inc. (NYSE: FSR) (“Fisker”) – […]

Goodyear, GM, Bridgestone, Michelin, Pirelli, and More Tire and Rubber Experts are Sharing Insights at Traction Summit 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#auto–Smithers, a leading provider of testing, consulting, information, and compliance services, is holding the industry-leading Traction Summit conference in Charlotte, NC, July 26-27, 2022. The event will also be available on-demand. Smithers has been in the Tire testing market since the 1920’s and has a very strong brand for independent expert opinion on […]

KBRA Releases Auto Loan ABS Indices for June 2022

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#KBRA–KBRA releases its auto loan ABS indices for June 2022, providing monthly credit trends across securitized prime and non-prime auto loans. Click here to view the report. About KBRA KBRA is a full-service credit rating agency registered in the U.S., the EU, and the UK, and is designated to provide structured finance ratings […]

Helbiz to Bring its Mobility Services to Orlando, FL

Orlando further expands Helbiz’s presence in the state of Florida NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$HLBZ–Helbiz (NASDAQ; HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility, today announced that it will be opening operations in Orlando, FL this month. The company will launch with its newest e-bike model, featuring the latest GPS technology, which identifies no-ride zones and automatically slows riders […]

Clean Energy to Report Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results on August 4; Conference Call to Follow at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq:CLNE) announced today it will release financial results for the second quarter of 2022 on August 4, 2022 after market close, followed by an investor conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time (1:30 p.m. Pacific time). President and Chief Executive Officer of Clean Energy Andrew J. Littlefair and […]

Fortaco Group to be Acquired by One Equity Partners

VANTAA, Finland & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#global–Funds managed by CapMan Buyout have agreed to sell their holdings in Fortaco Group, the leading strategic partner to the heavy off-highway equipment and marine industries offering technology, vehicle cabins, steel fabrications, and assemblies to global OEMs, to private equity firm One Equity Partners. As the new owner, One Equity […]

Assembled As Is: GM to deliver some Equinox, Terrain models without certain ADAS features

Toronto, Ontario — An ongoing microchip shortage isn’t stopping major automakers from carrying on with production as General Motors revealed that they will be shipping some 2022 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles without certain advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) features. A GM spokesperson said on July 4 that certain Equinox and Terrain models will […]

Expanding Education: VCC to include fuel cell EVs in auto servicing curriculum

Vancouver, British Columbia — A new acquisition has expanded Vancouver Community College (VCC)’s Automotive Service Technician curriculum to include fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs), in addition to EV and fossil fuel vehicle repair and servicing. In an arrangement with Toyota Canada, VCC received a Toyota Mirai, one of the first FCEVs for the Canadian market. […]

Riv’ it up : Rivian increases deliveries, Canada EVs delayed

Toronto, Ontario — Electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian has increased its Q2 delivery and production numbers following a difficult production period for the company with a loss of earnings through Q1. Rivian has announced the production of 4,401 vehicles between April 1 and June 30 2022. This number represents a 72 percent increase in production, as […]

Welcomes of the Week: Auto Canada acquires Burwell Auto Body London

London, Ontario — North American automotive dealership chain, Auto Canada, has welcomed Burwell Auto Body into its family of collision centres. Burwell Auto Body is a collision centre focused on luxury brands and based out of London, Ont. “The addition of this high-calibre business represents a continuation of our strategy to strategically expand our national […]